Kinga Baranowska - Festiwal Górski 2019 w Lądku-Zdroju
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Welcome to the 24rd edition of Ladek Mountain Festival – the greatest and oldest Polish event of this kind. 2019 edition will be held from the 19th to 22nd of September. Piolets d’Or 2019 Awards Ceremony will take place during the Festival. As usual the event will offer many film screenings as well as the meetings with great climbers and mountaineers. Save the date!

Kinga Baranowska

A mountaineer, has summited 9 eight-thousanders.
She reached three of them (Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Kangchenjunga) as the first Polish woman. Former member of the Polish national team of the Polish Mountaineering Association (PZA), currently a vice-president of the Mountaineering Club in Warsaw. Winner of numerous awards, like the Award of the Ministry  of Sport for climbing the third highest summit of the world, the Golden Cross of Merit “for her contribution to the development of mountaineering sports, for promoting Poland in the world”, as well as the contest for the best speaking Poles-Master of Polish Speech.

Kinga climbed all the eight-thousanders without using supplemental oxygen.